Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1263957
checksec failures for many ghc-* packages
Last modified: 2017-08-08 08:14:50 EDT
Description of problem:
For many ELF objects in the ghc-* packages checkse reports Partial RELRO and No canary found. Best fix is to update the RPM macros and do a mass rebuild. For more info please see:
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 24 development cycle.
Changing version to '24'.
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I will try to look into this later.
As I recall I had to remove some cflags since they were breaking ghc compiling.
Basically I am disabling %_hardened_ldflags when building Fedora Haskell packages.
If I don't do that I run into for example when building hscolour:
Language/Haskell/HsColour.hs:94:55: Warning: Tab character
[ 1 of 16] Compiling Language.Haskell.HsColour.General ( Language/Haskell/HsColour/General.hs, dist/build/Language/Haskell/HsColour/General.p_o )
/usr/bin/ld: -r and -pie may not be used together
collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.FCoO08 (%build)
Any ideas how I can workaround this?
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